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The Frog Holler

Musical Birthday Notes – November 27th

Jimi Hendrix legendary multi-award winning rock singer/songwriter/guitarist/producer – 1992 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – songs include – Fire – All Along The Watchtower – Hey Joe – Purple Haze – (11/27/1942 – 9/18/1970)

Mike “Puffy” Bordin – drummer – best know with – Faith No More – 1962

Charlie Burchill – guitar/musician/songwriter – Simple Minds – 1959

Myles Kennedy – singer/songwriter/guitar – Alter Bridge – 1969

Fiachna O’Braonian – guitar/vocals – Hothouse Flowers – 1965

Eddie Rabbitt multi-award winning country singer/songwriter/musician – hits include – Drivin’ My Life Away – I Love A Rainy Night – (11/27/1941 – 5/7/1998)

Charlie Benante – drummer – best known with – Antrhrax Stormtroopers of Death – 1962

Daryl Stuermer – guitar/bass/vocals – associated acts include – Genesis Phil Collins – 1952

Randy Brecker – trumpet/flugelhorn – Blood Sweat & Tears – session player for many artists – 1945

Dave Winthrop – woodwinds/vocals – best known with – Supertramp – 1948

Al Jackson Jr. – drummer – Booker T. & The M.G.’s – session player for Stax Records- known as “The Human Timekeeper” – (11/27/1935 – 10/1/1975)

RSS Things You Didn’t Know…

  • Things you didn't know
    In 1984, Simon Cowell dressed up as Wonder Dog on various UK TV shows to promote Ruff Mix, a techno tune featuring dogs barking.

RSS Breakin’ The Law…

  • I fought the law
    In 1980, Whispers singer Leaveil Degree was given a two-year prison term for his part in a gem heist.

RSS Classic Rock Beat

RSS They Said It…

  • Quote of the Day
    "Record company drinks? It used to be grams of charlie, now it's bloody tomato juice." Robert Plant, 1990.
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